Parallax Sound Impact Sensor

Product ID: 5704
Parallax sound impact sensor 5042601233
$14.99 Backordered

Ships in 7 to 10 working days

Single bit output
Detection range: 3 meters
Power requirements: 5 VDC
Compatible with all Parallax microcontrollers

The Parallax Sound Impact Sensor detects sound from up to 3 meters away, lending noise-activation possibilities to your project. This sensor also includes an on-board potentiometer for easy adjustment of the range of detection for the sensor. This sensor is compatible with all Parallax microcontrollers. The sample code for both the BASIC Stamp 2 and the Propeller chip can be found in useful link tab.

Detection range up to 3 meters away
On-board potentiometer provides an adjustable range of detection
Single bit output
3-pin SIP header ready for breadboard or through-hole projects
Built-in series resistor for compatibility with the Propeller microcontroller and other 3.3V devices

Application ideas:
Noise activated alarm systems
Holiday animated props
Monitoring systems


• Power requirements: 5 VDC
• Communication: single bit high/low output
• Dimensions: 0.6 x 1.5 in (15 x 38 mm)
• Operating temperature range: +32 to +158 °F (0 to +70 °C)

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Dimensions: 0.6 x 1.5 in (15 x 38 mm)